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Could bacteria have survived a trip from Earth to Mars?

Some see this as evidence that the universe is teeming with life on numberless planets. But what if we find fossil bacteria on Mars with genetics eerily similar to the ones we have on Earth? That could end up undermining such claims. But we shall see. Read More ›

Is space really “the final illusion”? Rob Sheldon comments

As far as I can tell, Smolin sees this as a Darwinian solution to The Multiverse Problem. I think I'd call it "The Multiphysics Solution". I suppose this falls under the dictum, "Fight fire with fire." My own estimation is "garbage in, garbage out." Read More ›